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LFW SS13: Ashish

The washing-away of colours for a monochrome melange was the big story from LFW SS13. Even Ashish, infamous for their brightly-coloured sequins, followed suit. Mixing the dulled-down sparkles with denim and grey jersey gave a sports-grunge look that echoed with references to American high-school moves of the late ’80s and …

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LFW SS13: Peter Pilotto

Early on Monday morning is always a tough time to be scheduled for a show. Everyone’s been at shows, presentations and parties for three days, and initial adrenaline and enthusiasm are usually wearing a little thin. And that’s just the black-clad Fashion Eds who are driven between shows in blacked …

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LFW: Pam Hogg

“Wildlife” could easily have best described those trying to get into Pam Hogg. Pande-bloody-monium. How many holes do you have in your ticket? What do green dots on the ticket mean? Do you even have a ticket?? An alleged six hundred frenzied fashionistas (cringe word but it’s a mild improvement

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LFW: Louise Gray

Louise tells us ‘the collection is about everything, all the time’. This dictum isn’t hard to when you look at one of her creations for this season, each garment is a full on, over the top, painfully bright mix of graphic designs- but pulled off with an elegance that only

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Fierce LDN: Rianna Phillips

Rianna Phillips is fashion’s best kept secret. We stumbled upon this new designer’s unique handbag range through the splendour of Twitter and immediately felt compelled to expose you all to her stratospheric creations. Having studied Textile Design, Rianna’s established her desired place in the market as a print designer and

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LFW: JW Anderson

What a way to kick off menswear day (the somewhat forgotten brother of LFW’s glamourpuss)! JW Anderson’s show was one of the stars of the last season, and this time around he did not disappoint, showcasing an OMG-worthy collection that recalled 1970s Grange Hill school uniforms. Mixing pleated maxi skirts …

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LFW: Fashion East- Elliot Atkinson

The beautifully dramatic venue of Old Billingsgate provided the perfect backdrop for one of LFW’s most exciting events-Fashion East.

Following up from James Long’s first Womenswear collection was Cyprus born Elliot Atkinson’s LFW debut; a collection charting Americana through the ages which referenced everything from everything from ‘ritualistic body piercing, …

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LFW: Bernard Chandran

The bold brights at Bernard Chandran were the perfect antidote to the SAD (and onset of trench foot) incurred after spending a tad too long queuing in the wet and miserable weather. The show was held in a decadent Victorian ballroom within Northumberland House, which provided a stunning and contrasting …

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